Global Channel Chief, Dell Technologies
Dagher's philosophy is Learn it, Earn it, Return it. The culture of putting people first and the engrained values of giving back. And, at the heart of all this is technology – the foundation for all that we do, the catalyst for economic development and the driver of human progress.
Co-Founder & CEO, Knockri
Jahanzaib served as a key advisory member to the World Economic Forum's Global Council on Equality & Inclusion. And has contributed his expertise on ethically built AI for selection and assessment to several reports: including "Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 4.0 Toolkit" and "Global Social Mobility Index 2020: why economies benefit from fixing inequality".
Vice President | Mental Health, Green Shield Holdings
Prior to her current role, Harriet was the Senior Lead for Virtual Mental Health at the Ontario Telemedicine Network and Ontario Health. She oversaw the dramatic growth of Ontario’s virtual mental health program – from a pilot project to Canada’s first province-wide, fully-funded internet-based cognitive behaviour therapy program. Of note, this program has supported over 50,000 Ontarians during the COVID pandemic.
Dr. Akolisa Ufodike
Assistant Professor, York University & Finance Executive
Prior to academia, he spent 25 years as a finance executive with professional experience spanning telecoms, banking, oil and gas, utilities, and consumer packaged goods with organizations including Bell Canada and Molson Coors. He was co-founder and CFO for Jaguar Wireless, a participant in the 2007 Canadian wireless spectrum auction and was CFO and COO of Corridor Communications Inc (CCI Wireless) one of Canada’s largest wireless ISPs.
Advisor & Coach, Kruidenier Consulting
When he’s not doing Change stuff, he volunteers with the Victorian State Emergency Services fixing roofs and chainsawing trees, cleans beaches with Beach Patrol, fosters ex-racing greyhounds, and supports causes that work to end homelessness.
CEO, Shared Value Solutions
She is also the recipient of CivicAction’s 2018 Emerging Leader Award and was named Public Policy Forum’s 2018 Prime Ministers of Canada Fellow. She serves on governance boards for the Banff Forum and Canadian Club Toronto, and on advisory boards for Connected North and the Federal Judicial Advisory Committee for Ontario East & North.
Managing Director, Flimp Studios
He's also the proud author of 'Bad Change' and the 'Chameleon Cards', which produced over 200 Change-related videos and visuals, volunteered for several Change communities, and teaches change professionals how to draw cartoons to communicate their vision.
Founder & CEO, ChangeSync
Kate has over 15 years of change management experience, is PROSCI® certified, and prior to ChangeSync, provided change management leadership and consulting services to organizations ranging from late-stage start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.
Managing Partner, Harbinger SCR Inc.
Krista is focused on supporting her clients to meet the growing demands for new capabilities in the future of work through change leadership. This includes tailored change management strategies, learning and unlearning practices, and helping organizations disrupt how they do things by getting to the heart of their people-related challenges.
AI Developer & Innovator, The Knowledge Society
AI for Mental Health, The Knowledge Society
Environmental Researcher, The Knowledge Society
Founder & Managing Partner, Four|Four Business Transformation Studio
Dale has held leadership positions at a number of global consulting firms, including acting as the Canadian Human Capital and Organization Effectiveness Lead for Accenture and the Principal Consultant for Right Management’s Canadian talent management practice. While at Accenture, Dale was on the global strategic planning community or practice acting as a subject matter expert to help client define their organization’s journey and design compelling implementation roadmaps.
Yvonne Ruke Akpoveta
Change Strategist & Advisor, The Change Leadership
She is passionate about helping professional and organizations lead and respond to change better & faster. She has worked with organizations such as RBC, TD, Deloitte, Loblaws, and JP Morgan Chase to lead and manage their Strategic, Technology and Change Initiatives.
She holds a BSc honours in Business Information Technology from London Guildhall University, an MBA from Warwick Business School, and a Change Leadership Certificate from Cornell University. She works closely with professionals to help them more effectively lead and manage change in their organizations, to become sought after change leaders in their organizations and industry. She is a published author and change catalyst.
Head of Sustainable Impact, HP Canada
Passionate about driving change through education, Frances has developed and implemented volunteer programs globally for HP. She sits on the board of Learning for a Sustainable Future and serves as a consultant for academic institutions on sustainability strategies. She also sits on the Sustainable Development Advisory Council for the Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada as well as the Expert Panel on the Circular Economy in Canada as assembled by the Council of Canadian Academies.
Strategic Advisor and Transformation Delivery Lead, KPMG Canada
Denise sits on KPMG’s global transformation centers of excellence and shapes the future of change management and transformation delivery by evolving KPMG’s methods and contributing with strategic thinking, thought leadership and points of view.
Poet & Performance Consultant, Tucker Bryant Ventures
His stories, which have garnered millions of views online, have featured at TEDx, The Prince's Trust (UK), The National Association of Business Owners and Entrepreneurs, and dozens of other organizations across the globe.
He has had the privilege of sharing on stages graced by Mark Cuban, Bill Belichick, Larry Hogan, and NASA Director Michelle Thaller as well as founders and executives from scores of Fortune 500 companies.
Director, Academic and Strategic Relationships, Early Tech Talent, Royal Bank of Canada
Noah is also a bilingual lawyer, the former ED of a national youth leadership organization, an active community volunteer, and an award-winning singer, performer and writer. He lives in downtown Toronto with his wife, two kids and Golden Doodle, Skippy.